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The admirable historie of the possession and conversion of a penitent woman. Seduced by a magician that made her to become a witch and the princes of sorcerers in the country of Province, who was brought to S. Baume to be exorcised in the yeere 1610 in the moneth of November

Michaelis, Sébastien, 1543?-1618.
Date
1613

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Histoire admirable de la possession et conversion d'une penitente. English

Histoire admirable de la possession et conversion d'une pénitente

A discourse of spirits

Publication/Creation

London : Imprinted [by Felix Kingston?] for William Aspley, 1613.

Physical description

54 unnumbered pages, 418 pages, 10 unnumbered pages, 154 pages, 34 unnumbered pages ; (4to)

Notes

Pt. 2, A discourse of spirits, is a translation of: Pneumalogie, ou, Discours des esprits; ed. in French originally published: Paris : Bichon, 1587; has separate t.p

First edition in English, 2nd issue, with dated prelims

Pt. 1 is a translation of: Histoire admirable de la possession et conversion d'une pénitente ...; ed. in French originally published: Paris : Chastellain, 1612

Publications note

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Alchemy and the occult 67

STC 17854a, 17855 (pt. 2)

Cornell University. Witchcraft p. 391

ESTC S112659

STC (2nd ed.), 17854a

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  • English


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